|The Active Opposition: Your New$ and the Bottom Line - Link Media, Inc.|
An exploration of the impact of media consolidation. Host Peter Coyote interviews Walter Cronkite and moderates a panel of media experts, who discuss why, since the 1996 Telecommunications Act, the number of major U.S. news organizations has shrunk to six.
Downloads: 141 (1 review)
|Red Nichols - radio program 1952 - Red Nichols|
Free Big Band MP3, 1930s, 78 RPM
Keywords: Big Band; Orchestra; 78 RPM
Downloads: 214 (1 review)
|Country Style USA Recruitment: Episode 28 - National Archives and Records Administration|
National Archives and Records Administration - ARC Identifier 593149 / Local Identifier 111-USACS - Country Style USA Recruitment: Episode 28 - Department of Defense. Department of the Army. U.S. Army Materiel Command. U.S. Army Pictorial Center. (08/01/1962 - 12/1972). Episodes from the "Country Style USA" Recruitment Program, compiled ca. 1958 - ca. 1972. This series consists of 15-minute Army recruitment programs that featured performances by various country-western singers...
Keywords: archives.gov; public.resource.org
Downloads: 245 (1 review)
|Lux Radio Theater "DULCY"|
original 1937 version of Dulcy starring George Burns and Gracie Allen Complete with open credits and closing credits from the Lux Radio Theater
Downloads: 271 (1 review)
|You Can't Do Business with Hitler - Single Episodes - Old Time Radio Researchers Group|
YOU CAN'T DO BUSINESS WITH HITLER You Can't Do Business With Hitler, a series of radio shows, written and produced by the radio section of the Office of War Information (OWI), was transcribed four times a month. Elwood Hoffman writes the scripts, and Frank Telford directs the production. This series is one of the many thousands of government propaganda plays that were broadcast to help the war effort during World War II...
Keywords: OTRR; Old Time Radio Researchers Group; Old Time Radio; OTRR Single Episodes; You Can't Do Business with Hitler; OTRR Updated Release; OTRR - 2009-11
Downloads: 7,705 (1 review)
|1941 Radio News - WA4CZD|
News from 1941. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1941 news file dump. Any typo or error is mine.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; Tobruk, Battles of, Tobruk, Libya, 1941-1942; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Libya; Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Hawaii; WWII; Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Joyce, William, 1906-1946; Old Time Radio; 1941; Britain, Battle of, Great Britain, 1940; News; OTR; Wake Island, Battle Of, Wake Island, 1941; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, British; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945; Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962; London (England) -- History -- Bombardment, 1940-1941
Downloads: 6,419 (1 review)
Show ran from Sept. 17, 1950 until June 13, 1951. Cast: Harold Peary, Kathryn Card, Jane Morgan, Parley Baer, Joseph Kearns, Gloria Holliday, Mary Jane Croft, Sammy Ogg Announcer: Bob LeMond Music: Jack Meakin Director: Norman Macdonnell Writers: Harold Peary, Gene Stone, Bill Danch, Jack Robinson
Keywords: Honest Harold; OTR; Harold Peary; Kathryn Card; Jane Morgan; Parley Baer; Joseph Kearns; Gloria Holliday; Mary Jane Croft; Sammy Ogg
Downloads: 7,883 (1 review)
|Comic Weekly Man - Single Episodes - Old Time Radio Researchers Group|
COMIC WEEKLY MAN Comic Weekly Man aired from 1947 to 1954 and was a show where the Comic Weekly Man would read the Sunday comics in a dramatic fashion, complete with music and sound effects as well. Adults and children of all ages would tune in to hear the show and to enjoy the antics of the Comic Weekly Man. He read from such strips as Blondie, Beetle Bailey, Hi and Lois, and many, many others. From the Old Time Radio Researchers Group...
Keywords: OTRR; Old Time Radio Researchers Group; Old Time Radio; OTRR Single Episodes; Comic Weekly Man; Comics; Sunday Comics; Children's Series; Childrens Series; 1950s; 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; OTRR - 2011-10
Downloads: 6,488 (1 review)
|Vic and Sade (2) - Paul Rhymer|
Visit radio's homefolks in the Small House Half-way up in the Next Block. Vic and Sade was the most popular show of its kind in the history of radio, won numerous awards and was atop the ratings for many years running. For the majority of its time on the air it was presented in fifteen minute episodes without continuing plot. It featured the three voices of the main characters only but their world was peopled by countless characters with whom the listener became intimately acquainted...
Downloads: 48,013 (1 review)
|KNOWSTON RADIO SNAPSHOT 6012 - Jacksondouglas|
short scoped air recordings made at Yorktown Virginia 37 15 north 76 25 west thru a Grundig KS-550 standard and shortwave tuner. this volume includes radio reception from October and November 1992 and these stations (in order of first appearance): WABC 770 New York (Bob Grant); WTAR 790 Norfolk VA (Tom Looney); WWL 870 New Orleans; WWDC 1260 Washington DC; WDMV 540 Pocomoke City MD; WNIS 850 Norfolk VA; WMAQ 670 Chicago; WNHC 1340 New Haven CT; WJJD 1160 Chicago; WBBM 780 Chicago; WSB 750 Atlant...
Keywords: old radio; air recordings; knowston; Jacksondouglas
Downloads: 90 (2 reviews)
|Sealtest Variety Theater|
Dorothy Lamour hosted this 1948-49 variety show that obtained some of the best guests in radio including: Abbott and Costello; Jimmy Stewart, Jack Benny, Lum and Abern; Bob Hope; Martin and Lewis, and Boris Karloff. Includes the infamous Shamrock Hotel broadcast.
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Sealtest Variety Theater; Dorothy Lamour
Downloads: 5,754 (2 reviews)
Downloads: 3,823 (2 reviews)
|The Bickersons (54 episodes)|
Don Ameche and Frances Langford starred as the married couple in this comedy series. The couple spend most of their time arguing (bickering). One might wonder how these two stay together, but they do have their tender moments. Most of these episodes are undated. This is all the information I have.
Keywords: The Bickersons; Don Ameche; Frances Langford; OTR; Old Time Radio; Comedy
Downloads: 15,551 (2 reviews)
First half of the hour-long daily morning show "Home", presented by Arlene Francis.
Keywords: Classic TV; 1950's Television; NBC; Kinescope; Live TV; Morning Show; 1957
Downloads: 1,644 (2 reviews)
|As The World Turns 03/29/1962|
As The World Turns from 03/29/1962 complete with original commercials. Small hiccup in one commercial.
Keywords: Classic TV; Soap Opera; As The World Turns; 1960s
Downloads: 2,842 (2 reviews)
|NBC's First Fabulous Fifty - Single Episodes - Old Time Radio Researchers Group|
NBCs FIFTY YEARS OF RADIO November 1, 1926 The National Broadcasting Company was created when RCA purchased radio stations WEAF-New York, WCAP-Washington, D.C., and the radio programming network from American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) in 1926, and merged those assets with its own WJZ New York, WRC Washington, and radio programming network. The WEAF stations and network would become known as the NBC Red network; the WJZ stations and network would be dubbed the NBC Blue network, which la...
Keywords: OTRR; Old Time Radio Researchers Group; Old Time Radio; OTRR Single Episodes; NBC's First Fabulous Fifty; NBC's First Fabulous 50; NBC's Fifty Years of Radio; NBC's 50 Years of Radio; OTRR - 2006-12
Downloads: 9,417 (2 reviews)
|Police Reporter - Single Episodes - Old Time Radio Researchers Group|
POLICE REPORTER Based on true crime stories, "The Police Reporter" was a fifteen minute dramatic series syndicated by Radio Release Limited. The earliest listing found for it was in the December 10, 1933 issue of the "New York Times" where it showed up on WEAF's program grid on Friday, December 15, 1933 at 10:00 pm. There are also several listings in the "Los Angeles Times" in February and March 1936 for a fifteen minute "Police Reporter" program on KGPJ at 8:00 pm...
Keywords: OTRR; Old Time Radio Researchers Group; Old Time Radio; OTRR Single Episodes; Police Reporter, The; The Police Reporter; True Crime; Crime; Police; 1930s; OTRR - 2011-02
Downloads: 5,608 (2 reviews)
|Fibber McGee and Molly HQ|
Various higher quality episodes.
Keywords: old time radio
Downloads: 8,382 (3 reviews)
|Duffy's Tavern - 1942-1943 OTR Shows|
Some additional episodes missing from the other large collection of Duffy's Tavern which can be found Here. Audio Files Sourced: Duffy's Tavern - Free OTR Shows
Keywords: Duffy's Tavern; OTR; Old Time Radio
Downloads: 14,900 (3 reviews)
|Big Jon and Sparkie, rare shows|
Very rare episodes of Big Jon and Sparkie. Be sure to download the show that fills a gap in the middle of almost all compilations: AR2 Yukie Takes The Stand It contains the rest of Yukie's appearance in court when he was trying to claim the reward that was offered by the city while he was missing and everyone was searching for him. The other shows continue from exactly where existing compilations end.
Keywords: Big Jon; Sparkie; Sparky; Yukie Butcha; Ukie Butcha; Mayor Plumpfront; Old Time Radio
Downloads: 2,083 (2 reviews)
|American History Through The Eyes Of Radio - Single Episodes - Old Time Radio Researchers Group|
AMERICAN HISTORY THROUGH THE EYES OF RADIO Through the magic of radio this unique collection of shows captures American History like no other medium can. From dramatizations of events prior to the formation of the United States and our fight for freedom from England through manifest destiny and our push to the Pacific Ocean. From live radio broadcasts of a date which will live in infamy to the resignation of a defeated and humiliated President and so much more...
Keywords: OTRR; Old Time Radio Researchers Group; Old Time Radio; OTRR Single Episodes; American History Through the Eyes of Radio; American History; American Presidents; News; Politics; U.S. Presidents; United States Presidents; WW1; WW2; WWI; WWII; World War 1; World War 2; World War I; World War II; Academy Award Theater; Academy Award Theatre; Adventures in Research; American Heritage; American Trail, The; Cavalcade of America; Crime Classics; Destination Freedom; Election Song; Frontier Fighters; Horizons West; Mr President; Radio Adventure Theater; Radio Adventure Theatre; The American Trail; You Are There; OTRR - 2008-09
Downloads: 45,938 (2 reviews)
|WJSV Complete Day - Single Episodes - Old Time Radio Researchers Group|
WJSV COMPLETE DAY Thursday, September 21st, 1939, radio station WJSV in Washington, D.C., recorded their entire broadcast day -- from sign on, to sign off. This was before the advent of magnetic recording tape, so transcription disks were used. The overall quality of these disk recordings is good to excellent, except for a few spots of noticeable distortion. These transcriptions were transferred to tape in their entirety, except for the ommission of the evening re-broadcast of FDR's address to ...
Keywords: OTRR; Old Time Radio Researchers Group; Old Time Radio; OTRR Single Episodes; WJSV Complete Day; WJSV Complete Broadcast Day; WJSV; Complete Broadcast Day; September 21, 1939; 09/21/1939; 21-Sep-1939; 1930s; 1939; OTRR - 2011-02
Downloads: 15,548 (4 reviews)
|Lux Radio Theater 1937|
Lux eps from 1937 1936 PAGE 1937 PAGE 1938 PAGE 1939 PAGE 1940 PAGE 1941 PAGE 1942 PAGE 1943 PAGE 1944 PAGE 1945 PAGE 1946 PAGE 1947 PAGE 1948 PAGE 1949 PAGE 1950 PAGE 1951 PAGE 1952 PAGE
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Lux; Lux Radio Theater
Downloads: 71,630 (4 reviews)
Old Time radio Programs, Early Amos and Andy ( before the 30 minute shows )
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Amos And Andy
Downloads: 4,028 (2 reviews)
|News Reports 02|
WW2 related News reports.
Keywords: OTR; Old Time Radio; News; Pearl Harbor
Downloads: 58,311 (3 reviews)
|The First Family - Radio Theatre Group|
circa 1961 - The Kennedy's in The White House
Keywords: The First Family; Kennedy; The White House
Downloads: 2,918 (4 reviews)
|Father Knows Best Radio Shows|
Father Knows Best was radio show during the 1950s and 1960s. It portrayed an idealized vision of middle-class American life of the era. A total of 203 episodes were produced until it made a debut on television in 1962. More Father Knows Best Shows"
Keywords: Father Knows Best; OTR; Old Time Radio; NPR
Downloads: 77,804 (5 reviews)
|CBS Radio Mystery Theater Christmas|
Three Christmas-themed episodes of The CBS Radio Mystery Theater, created by Himan Brown and hosted by E.G. Marshall. The first two episodes are presented exactly as aired on WBBM, Chicago in December 1978 complete with original commercials, news and even weather reports! #0191 A Very Private Miracle; 0402 A Christmas Carol I have added a third Mystery Theater episode aired on WBBM in December 1980: #1140 A Holiday Visit It also contains the original commercials...
Keywords: otr; CBS Radio Mystery Theater; CBSRMT; Christmas; E.G. Marshall; Dickens; holiday
Downloads: 12,986 (4 reviews)
|Peggy King and Art Linkletter Guests|
Jack Benny ep Peggy King and Art Linkletter Guests
Keywords: Jack Benny; Classic TV
Downloads: 3,130 (5 reviews)
|Devil and Mr. O|
Keywords: Devil and Mr. O
Downloads: 6,925 (4 reviews)
Steve Allen ep The Diamonds
Keywords: Steve Allen; Classic TV
Downloads: 3,979 (4 reviews)
|Adventures of Uncle Mistletoe|
Very early kids TV show.Was based out of Chicago,since was sponsored by Marshall Fields department store.From late October 1949,so has a halloween theme.
Keywords: Classic TV; ABC Television Network; jack o' lanterns; Halloween; Aunt Judy; 1949
Downloads: 2,913 (3 reviews)
|Baby Snooks 93 Eps|
(93 episodes) Baby Snooks, first portrayed by Fanny Brice during her 1912 vaudeville act, was Fanny's version of the then-time actress, Baby Peggy. Brice later admitted that even though Baby Snooks was a version of herself as a child, Baby Snooks was a caricature of Baby Peggy. In 1934, Fanny wore the Baby Snooks costume (of long, curly, bleach blond hair held together with a large pink ribbon, baggy dress, Buster Brown-like shoes w ankle socks and a big pink all-day sucker) during her time in t...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Baby Snooks; Fanny Brice; Hanley Stafford; OTR Comedy; OTR Sitcom
Downloads: 14,576 (4 reviews)
|Light of My Life 27 Ep PARODY|
(27 Episodes) "Light of My Life" OTR Soap Opera (PARODY) * def gp ddh
Keywords: Old Time Radio Parody; Light of My Life; OTR Soap Opera Parody; OTR Daytime Drama Parody; Comedy
Downloads: 2,450 (5 reviews)
|The Jack Benny Christmas Show - Jack Benny|
An annual event on Jack Benny's radio show, Jack takes a trip to the local department store, only to run into some familiar characters. Notice Mel Blanc in his usual role as the salesmen unfortunate enough to have to wait on Jack, again, again, and again! IMDB for Jack Benny's Christmas Show Director: James V. Kern Writers: George Balzer, Hal Goldman Original Air Date: 18 December 1960 (Season 11, Episode 9) Jack Benny .....
Keywords: jack benny; eddie anderson; dennis day; christmas; classic tv
Downloads: 12,268 (6 reviews)
|Green Valley Line - Green Valley Line|
Old Time Radio Program. From 1934(?) A Story of a small railroad line at the turn of the Century. Complete 26 episode storyline. Not Much is known about the origin of this show.
Keywords: Old Time Radio
Downloads: 21,451 (7 reviews)
|Jack Benny 143 Eps|
(143 Episodes) Update: ** Episode information added to all uploads prior to Jan 05, 2011 JACK BENNY (Feb 14, 1894 – Dec 26, 1974) Jack Benny, born Benjamin Kubelsky, was an American comedian, vaudevillian, radio, television, and film actor. Widely recognized as one of the leading American entertainers of the 20th century, Benny played the role of the comic penny-pinching miser, insisting on remaining 39 years old on stage despite his actual age, and often (although an accomplished violinist) p...
Keywords: Old Time Radio Comedy; OTR Sitcom; The Jack Benny Show; Rochester. Jello
Downloads: 180,959 (11 reviews)
|The Singles and Doubles Collection: Single Episodes T-Z - Old Time Radio Researchers Group|
SINGLES AND DOUBLES COLLECTION: T - Z This is a work in progress. This OTRR Collection is a Non-Certified one, containing series in which currently only one or two episodes are known to exist -- hence the name: "Singles and Doubles Collection". Almost every type genre is included. Radio -- called by some The Theater of the Mind -- has been with us since 1920 when stations WWJ of Detroit and KDKA of Pittsburg made the first regular commercial broadcasts...
Keywords: OTRR; Old Time Radio Researchers Group; Old Time Radio; OTRR Single Episodes; OTRR Updated Release; OTRR Collection; Singles and Doubles; Singles & Doubles; The Singles and Doubles Collection; The Singles & Doubles Collection; Singles and Doubles Collection, The; Singles & Doubles Collection, The; 1920s; 1930s; 1940s; 1950s; 1960s; 1970s; 1928; 1929; 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945; 1946; 1947; 1948; 1949; 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1965; 1966; 1968; 1974; OTRR - 2008-06
Downloads: 13,210 (7 reviews)
|The Aldrich Family 97 Eps|
(97 Episodes) "The Aldrich Family" is one of those really GREAT and TIMELESS Old Time Radio sitcoms that make you laugh every time you listen to it. The main characters (created by Clifford Goldsmith) never age. Henry Aldrich (portrayed by Ezra Stone, Vic Jones and Bobby Ellis) is one of those types of teenagers everyone has met at sometime during life, as is his best buddy, Homer Brown (Jackie Kelk, Jack Grimes, Johnny Fieldler)...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; The Aldrich Family; OTR Sitcom; OTR Comedy; OTR Situation Comedy
Downloads: 28,716 (8 reviews)
|Lux Radio Theater 01|
These are the 1936 episodes I have. ( one 1935 as well ) 1936 PAGE 1937 PAGE 1938 PAGE 1939 PAGE 1940 PAGE 1941 PAGE 1942 PAGE 1943 PAGE 1944 PAGE 1945 PAGE 1946 PAGE 1947 PAGE 1948 PAGE 1949 PAGE 1950 PAGE 1951 PAGE 1952 PAGE
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Lux; Lux Radio Theater
Downloads: 69,245 (7 reviews)
|Grand Old Opry - 28/April/1956|
Host: Carl Smith - Guests include: Buddy Ebsen, Chet Atkins, Collins Kids, The Jordanaires, June Carter, Flatt and Scruggs, Minnie Pearl, etc.
Keywords: Classic TV; 1950's Television; ABC; Kinescope; Live TV; Purina; Grand ole opry; 1956
Downloads: 20,642 (8 reviews)
|'The Guiding Light' - March 4, 1953|
An episode of "The Guiding Light" from March 4, 1953.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 50's; 50s; 1950's; 1950s; Fifties; Soap Opera; Soap Operas; Drama
Downloads: 4,188 (6 reviews)
|Screen Guild Theater|
Episodes from the radio anthology series "Screen Guild Theater".
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Screen Guild Theater; Screen Guild Theatre; Screen Actors Guild
Downloads: 186,448 (13 reviews)
|Complete Broadcast Day|
Complete Broadcast Day - WJSV 9/21/39-MP3 format WJSV Complete Broadcast Day On September 21, 1939, radio station WJSV in Washington, D.C. transcribed an entire day of broadcasting. If you are curious as to what radio was actually like in those days, there is no better way than by listening to these MP3 files. )
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Complete Broadcast Day; WJSV
Downloads: 52,636 (22 reviews)